The upcoming 2019 Dodge Dakota is a pickup truck that will soon go on a new serial production. Dakota has been discounted years ago, and now is making a comeback with plenty of refreshments and improvements.
This mid-size pickup truck will become available for the US markets and it will arrive with beautiful exterior styling, modern interior, and powerful performances.
2019 Dodge Dakota Exterior changes and features
The exterior of an all-new 2019 Dodge Dakota suffered a big redesign. Dodge paid special attention on aerodynamics to improved performance, and new Dakota will ride on the new uni-body platform. The exterior looks bold and modern at the same time, with plenty of rounded edges.
The front part gets new grille and headlights that are equipped with LED units. Hood design is very modern with some nice lines and creases. The metal wheels are 18-inch and are looking perfect. The 20-inch wheels are available as an option. The distinctive design continues at the rear with sportier bumper and taillights.
2019 Dodge Dakota Interior will be made of quality materials
The cabin of the approaching 2019 Dodge Dakota will more appealing than we expected by the sources. After all, it is a pickup truck that we are speaking about. However, the comfort is surprisingly good and it exceeds some of the competitors for sure. This truck can accommodate up to five passengers. The materials are quality and the interior styling is great with plenty of nice touches and shapes.
The functionality is good as well, the controls layout is perfect, and everything is within drivers reach. The new display is placed on the center console and it adds a navigation system.
The dash will offer another display, and this touchscreen unit will show all of the vehicle’s important information. The seats are very supportive and adjustable while the steering wheel is multifunctional. The safety system is yet unknown, however, phone connectivity such as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are available as an option.
2019 Dodge Dakota Engine Rumors and Output
Back in the days, Dodge Dakota had no right to brag about its fuel economy. Even the performance was nowhere near its rivals. Those days are over now as the 2019 Dodge Dakota will arrive from some rumors with a 3.7-liter V6 drivetrain. This engine is not that powerful. However, it can produce up to 240 hp. It is available with 5 or 6-speed automatic transmission. While not as powerful as most of the rivals, Dakota comes with good EPA ratings. This pickup will give 30mpg which is more than a good thing.
Some sources are suggesting that the new Dakota will get its first diesel engine. A 2.5-liter turbocharged diesel is still a speculation. If this turns out to be true, this drivetrain will provide the customers more options, and is rated at 220 HP and 300 lb-ft of torque.
2019 Dodge Dakota Price and Release Date
The forthcoming 2019 Dodge Dakota is making a huge comeback, and it will cost around $35,000. Trim levels are yet unknown but will sure help the customers to fulfill their needs. This pickup truck will go on sale at the beginning of 2019. If Dodge does this right, Ford Ranger and Chevy Colorado will become the most likely Dakota’s rivals.